[ US /ˈdɑɹwɪn/ ]
- English natural scientist who formulated a theory of evolution by natural selection (1809-1882)
- provincial capital of the Northern Territory of Australia
How To Use Darwin In A Sentence
- Eugenics and ‘social Darwinism’ are perversions of evolution based upon logical fallacy and misapplication.
- If you've booked an open-jaw international ticket out of Darwin, the hop between Kununurra and Darwin will start at £73 with Air North.
- Features of ear The great majority of the people have triangular lobes but lacks Darwinian point.
- Berberis darwinii is a small, dense shrub, spiny of leaf and stem, like an angry little holly. Times, Sunday Times
- She was the oldest living chelonian and the only living creature to have met Charles Darwin and traveled aboard the Beagle. Steve and Me
- Random genetic variations plus Darwinian selection were shown to be sufficient causes of biological evolution. Infinite in All Directions
- As commonly interpreted, Darwinian evolution is a process by which the individuals less fit to survive the challenges of the environment are genetically weeded out.
- But Darwin, happily insomnious with his vision of South America rising on swelling magma, thought this notion of collapsed lakes small thinking. Wired Top Stories
- Charles Darwin's core claim is that the apparent design we intuitively observe in nature is an illusion that can be explained by mindless, purposeless, mechanistic and accidental processes.
- He also expressed pleasure to be following in the footsteps of his illustrious predecessor Charles Darwin.